Carl Peterson | Songs Of Rob Roy And The MacGregors

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Songs Of Rob Roy And The MacGregors

by Carl Peterson

As a MacGregor himself, Carl Peterson brings special warmth and meaning to these songs. The turbulent Clan Gregor produced some wonderful songs: songs of war, beautiful laments, tales of adventure and song of their homeland.
Genre: Folk: Scottish Traditional
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1. MacGregor's Gathering
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2. The Braes Of Balquhidder
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3. Gilderoy
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4. MacGregor's Wail
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5. Griogal Cridhe (Beloved MacGregor)
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6. Rob Roy MacGregor O
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7. Loch Lomond
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8. Rob Roy Frae The Highlads Cam
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9. MacGriogair O Ruadhshruth (MacGregor O' Ruaru
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10. The Route Of Glen Fruin
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The MacGregors are descended from Griogar, believed to be the 3rd son of Alpin, King of Scots, in the 8th century. They are one of the most ancient clans in the Highlands and are of original Celtic descent. The History of the clan is fraught with adversity and misfortune, and are a clan known for having the tenacity to retain clan unity despite the rigorous laws acted against them.
Rob Roy was a descendant of Dugal Cair Mohr, who gained fame during the Battle of Glen Fruin.Rob was born in the 1660s, the youger son of Lieut-Col-Donald MacGregor of Glengyle; his mother was a Campbell of Glenfalloch. His family lived in the mountains between Loch Lomond and Loch Katrine. He was known as Robert MacGregor Campbell of Inversnaid, and later of Graig Royston. He used the name Campbell due to the proscription of the name MacGregor.
As a MacGregor himself, Carl Peterson brings special warmth and meaning to these songs.


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